India: Stock price volatility

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 India

Stock price volatility, percent

 Latest value 20.59
 Year 2021
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1984 - 2021
 Average 24.49
 Min - Max 10.29 - 52.73
 Source Global Financial Development Database
For that indicator, we provide data for India from 1984 to 2021. The average value for India during that period was 24.49 percent with a minimum of 10.29 percent in 2016 and a maximum of 52.73 percent in 1992. The latest value from 2021 is 20.59 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2021 based on 87 countries is 20.14 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Recent values chart
India - Stock price volatility - Recent values chart

Historical chart
India - Stock price volatility - historical chart - 1984-2021




Definition: The stock price volatility index is the 360-day standard deviation of the return on the national stock market index.

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